Thembi Woven Basket Bag

$ 550.00

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Our exclusive Thembi Woven Basket Bag is handwoven from sustainably harvested indigenous Lutindzi grass and Sisal fiber body with locally-sourced vegetable tanned leather, brass loop fastening and hand carved cowhorn hardware. Handmade by artisans in Swaziland.

Khokho is the brainchild of Central Saint Martin alumnus Philippa Thorne, Leathergoods Design Director Sapna Shah, and Master Weaver Zinhle Vilakati, as an effort to elevate and share traditional Swazi weaving techniques. At an atelier based in Malkerns, Swaziland, all Khokho bags are handcrafted from Lutindzi grass woven by the Buhle baKhokho (“Beauty of the Great Grandmothers”) Association and locally sourced leathers and suedes tanned by locally trained leathersmiths.

Materials: Natural Lutindzi Grass, White Sisal Fiber, Cuoio Leather, Brass Hardware and Handcarved Cow Horn.

Measurements: 10.5" Wide x 7.5" High

PREORDER. Please allow 8-12 weeks for delivery as each piece is created just for you.

PREORDER TERMS: All Jewelry is final sale. All RTW and Accessories are also final sale, but can be exchanged or returned for credit within 15 days of delivery in the event of damage and/or quality control issues.